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Fragment

Fragment

  • Date:

    4th century (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Unknown

  • Museum number:

    A.2-1925

  • Gallery location:

    In Storage

This right breast and drapery fragment of a statue or bust of a woman in porphyry is probably 4th century Egypto-Roman. This fragment is similar in style to the bust of a man from Athribis in the Museum at Cairo.

Physical description

Fragment of a statue or bust of a woman, a right breat and drapery.

Date

4th century (made)

Artist/maker

Unknown

Dimensions

Height: 18.5 cm, Width: 18.5 cm

Descriptive line

a right breast and drapery; Stone

Bibliographic References (Citation, Note/Abstract, NAL no)

Cf. Strzygowski, Josef. Koptische Kunst. Catalogue général des antiquités égyptiennes du Musée du Caire; no. 7001-7394, 8742-9200, v. 13. Vienne, 1904. nos. 7256, 7257.

Materials

Porphyry

Categories

Sculpture

Collection

Sculpture Collection

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